Ceremony takes place in New York City on November 27.
Former Us vice-president Al Gore will receive the Humanitarian Tribute and film producer Jason Blum
will receive the Industry Tribute at the 2017 Ifp
Gotham Awards ceremony is set for November 27 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.
Gore spends the majority of his time as chairman of his climate change non-profit The Climate Reality Project. His most recent climate change-focused documentary film An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power
is currently in theatres and has grossed $3.5m worldwide through Paramount.
Blum founded Blumhouse Productions
in 2000. Blumhouse has produced The Purge
and Paranormal Activity
franchises which together have grossed more than $1.7bn at the global box office.
The 10 competitive Gotham Awards for 2017 include Best Feature, Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Documentary, Bingham Ray
Breakthrough Director, Breakthrough Actor, Audience Award, Best Screenplay, Breakthrough Series – Short Form, and Breakthrough Series – Long Form.
Nominees will be